Teenager Performs Eight-Decade-Old Song, Sends Audience into Frenzy

“Over the Rainbow,” a timeless classic cherished by millions, originally composed by Harold Arlen and Yip Harburg for the 1939 film “The Wizard of Oz,” has transcended its era to become a cherished anthem.

Among the myriad interpretations, one particularly poignant rendition emerged from Hawaiian vocalist Israel Kamakawiwo’ole in 1988. In a spontaneous late-night session, Kamakawiwo’ole, accompanied only by his ukulele, delivered a soul-stirring performance that captured the song’s essence in a single take, leaving recording engineer Milan Bertosa in awe.

Despite its ubiquity in film, “Over the Rainbow” remains a daunting challenge for live performers, demanding exceptional vocal prowess and technical finesse.

Enter Anna, a prodigious 11-year-old who graced the stage of The Voice Kids with a performance that left judges astonished and audiences spellbound. With unwavering confidence and an angelic voice, Anna’s rendition marked her as a rising star in the making.

Experience the magic of Anna’s unforgettable performance in the video below, and don’t forget to share this article with your loved ones.